October 1, 1940 ~ April 19, 2015
Thomas Edgar “Tom” Staples, 74, of Suwanee, GA passed away Sunday, April 19, 2015. He is survived by his sons, Rob Staples & wife, Nicole, of Chesapeake, VA; Chris Staples & wife, Paige, of Suwanee, GA; Nick Staples of Lawrenceville, GA; grandchildren, Landen Staples, Joshua Staples, Abigail Staples, Ella Staples; sister, Kay Taylor & husband, Ronnie, of Jackson, MS. Tom was a very supportive, giving man and always saw the best in people. He coached many years for the North Dekalb Little League Chargers. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am, Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Concord Baptist Church in Ackerman, MS with remains placed in state at 9:00 am. Rev. James Rushing will officiate. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made, in memory of Tom, to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 pm, Thursday, April 23, 2015 at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy, Lawrenceville, GA 30046, 770-277-4550. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wagesandsons.com.